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Explore with Jacques Cartier - HC
Explore with Jacques Cartier - HC
Explore with Jacques Cartier - HC
9780778714262 | In Stock
US$27.60
US$20.70
 
This fascinating book follows French explorer Jacques Cartier to the New World where he claimed the new territory called Canada for France. Historical information and high-interest fact boxes are presented in a tabloid-news style that guides readers through major voyages, explorations, and discoveries. Topics include what led Cartier to sail west, life on board ship, Cartier's exploration along the St. Lawrence, his interactions with the Iroquois, establishing French settlements in Canada, and Cartier's legacy.

Reading Level: Gr. 4-5
Interest Level: Gr. 3-6
Guided Reading Level: S
Binding: Hardcover
Series: Travel with the Great Explorers
Author(s): Marie Powell

Format
Size: 8 ½″× 10 ¾″
No. of Pages: 32
Index Included: Yes
Glossary Included: Yes

GRL: S
ATOS: 5.5
Dewey: 910.92
Lexile: 950L
Copyright: 2015

Reviews
Explore with Jacques Cartier

"Explore with Jacques Cartier relates how his three voyages to North America opened up Canada to French settlement. Humorous headlines make the series more engaging, while practical back matter makes it useful to beginning researchers." - Booklist, 03/15